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 2021-11-29 20:21 

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Improvements planned for US military bases in Guam, Australia to counter China...

The Pentagon wants to improve bases in Guam and Australia to counter China following a review of U.S. military resources around the globe....

 2021-11-29 20:19 

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US intelligence community 'struggled' to brief Trump in 2016, CIA review shows...

The U.S....

 2021-11-29 20:19 

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Teen making social video fatally shoots 5-year-old on Thanksgiving: police...

Minnesota police said a 5-year-old boy was fatally shot on Thanksgiving by a 13-year-old teen who was brandishing a firearm while making a social media video....

 2021-11-29 20:19 

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Omar, Boebert blast one another after tense call...

Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) and Lauren Boebert (R-Colo.) clashed in what both described as a tense phone call on Monday after video surfaced of the far-right lawmaker making Islamophobic remarks about her colleague....

 2021-11-29 20:15 

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CBP releases new guidelines for pregnant, infant detainees...

Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on Monday released new guidelines for the treatment of pregnant, postpartum, breastfeeding and infant detainees, following a July report detailing the agency's lack of appropriate care infrastructure...

 2021-11-29 20:04 

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EU emissions increased nearly 20 percent amid reopenings...

The European Union's greenhouse gas emissions rose 18 percent in spring of 2021 compared to the same period last year, as coronavirus-related lockdowns gradually eased, according to...

 2021-11-29 20:01 

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Afghanistan's women leaders persist despite exile — the US must follow their lead...

Despite losing everything, Afghan women are still leading, both inside Afghanistan and in exile....

 2021-11-29 20:00 

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Why murder is great for Gucci...

Internet searches for Gucci clothing were up more than 70 percent week-over-week following the release of Ridley Scott's "House of Gucci."...

 2021-11-29 19:50 

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Amazon on track to become largest US delivery service by early next year, executive says...

Amazon is on track to become the largest U.S....

 2021-11-29 19:46 

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Documents show CNN's Cuomo asking top aide: 'Please let me help' defend brother Andrew...

CNN host Chris Cuomo asked a top aide to former New York Gov....

 2021-11-29 19:45 

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Cotton swipes at Fauci: 'These bureaucrats think that they are the science'...

Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) slammed White House chief medical adviser Anthony Fauci on Monday, likening the top infectious disease expert to a bureaucrat who thinks "they a...

 2021-11-29 19:41 

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Four suspects identified in smash-and-grab robbery at California Home Depot...

Authorities have identified four suspects who allegedly robbed a Home Depot in Los Angeles County on Friday....

 2021-11-29 19:33 

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Democrats anxious over Abrams silence on Georgia governor bid...

Democrats are growing anxious about when and even whether Stacey Abrams will enter the 2022 race for Georgia governor as the party sets its sights on capturing a statewide office that narrowly eluded them less than four years ago....

 2021-11-29 19:32 

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Inmate who survived attempted execution dies of cancer...

Doyle Lee Hamm, an Alabama inmate who survived a botched execution in 2018 after officials couldn't find a vein to deliver him a lethal injection, has died of cancer,...

 2021-11-29 19:30 

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The dangers of anarchy in space...

In this era of populist nationalism and major powers competing for dominance, fashioning new regimes or codes of conduct for space appears highly problematic....

 2021-11-29 19:29 

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Buck being fed by visitors attacks girl at Yosemite National Park...

"It is illegal to feed or approach wildlife in Yosemite!" Yosemite National Park wrote....

 2021-11-29 19:25 

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If you've been vaccinated twice, what does omicron mean for you?...

Scientists are concerned that with omicron having a high number of mutations, this strain of COVID-19 could be more transmissible and evade immunity....

 2021-11-29 19:12 

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NYC officials recommend masks indoors, but won't reimpose mandates...

New York City officials said Monday that they do not immediately plan to reimpose an indoor mask requirement due to the omicron coronavirus variant, but are "strongly" recommending people wear masks indoors in publi...

 2021-11-29 19:05 

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Seattle area breaks rainfall record ahead of another atmospheric river...

The National Weather Service (NWS) has confirmed that this past fall has been the wettest the Seattle area has experienced on record, as the region continues to deal with heavy rains and flooding conditions....

 2021-11-29 19:02 

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Japan barring foreigner visitors...

Japan is barring foreign visitors from entering the country amid increased concerns over the new COVID-19 omicron variant....

 2021-11-29 19:01 

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Jan. 6 panel plans vote to censure Trump DOJ official Clark...

The House select committee investigating the Jan....

 2021-11-29 18:56 

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Supreme Court won't exempt Mass. hospital workers from vaccine mandate...

The Supreme Court on Monday turned away a group of health care workers who sought exemptions from their Boston-based hospital's mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy....

 2021-11-29 18:46 

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Some NJ Boy Scout councils selling camps to pay sexual abuse settlements...

"This decision was not easy and involved months of consideration," the Patriot's Path Council wrote....

 2021-11-29 18:42 

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Malawi's president rips new omicron travel bans: 'Afrophobia'...

Malawi's president slammed travel bans imposed by the United States and other nations in response to the discovery of the omicron coronavirus variant, arguing the move represents "Afrophobia.";...

 2021-11-29 18:39 

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NYC chief medical examiner to step down...

New York City chief medical examiner Barbara Sampson, the first woman to hold the position in its 100-year history, has stepped down from her role....

 2021-11-29 18:34 

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Judge halts Biden vaccine mandate for health workers in 10 states...

A federal court on Monday temporarily halted the Biden administration's COVID-19 vaccine mandate for health workers at hospitals that receive federal funding....

 2021-11-29 18:33 

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South Korea, Australia put plans to ease pandemic restrictions on hold...

South Korea and Australia are putting their plans to ease COVID-19 pandemic restrictions on hold amid increased coronavirus cases and rising concern over the new omicron variant, which is already spreading...

 2021-11-29 18:30 

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Several companies are already developing omicron vaccines...

The World Health Organization (WHO) designated the omicron variant as a "variant of concern."...

 2021-11-29 18:30 

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Why we should all pay attention to China's influence on Italian politics...

Numerous Italian politicians apparently have come under the sway of China's propaganda — a risk for other Western societies....

 2021-11-29 18:25 

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WHO skipped 'Xi' in naming the omicron variant -- here's why...

"If the WHO is this scared of the Chinese Communist Party, how can they be trusted to call them out the next time they're trying to cover up a catastrophic global pandemic?" tweeted Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas)....

 2021-11-29 18:24 

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Russian official calls for Netflix probe over displays of 'gay propaganda'...

Under a 2013 law, content promoting "non-traditional sexual relations" may only be broadcast or streamed if it has an "18+" age rating....

 2021-11-29 18:20 

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Fox and Friends hosts suggest new variant meant to distract from Biden's struggles...

The hosts of Fox and Friends Weekend on Saturday suggested that warnings from public health officials about the emergence of the new omicron variant of the coronavirus could be an attempt to distract from several challenges President Biden is faci...

 2021-11-29 18:13 

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NIH director says vaccines 'best way to protect' against omicron...

"If there's a message I would like people to hear this morning is get the vaccinations and the boosters," Francis Collins said....

 2021-11-29 18:06 

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What you should know about the omicron variant of the coronavirus...

The variant was first detected in South Africa....

 2021-11-29 18:05 

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White House scrambles for safety on holiday parties...

It's beginning to look a lot like a pandemic-era Christmas at the White House....

 2021-11-29 18:01 

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To address China's coal emissions, the US could use a little help from its friends...

That includes a sympathetic European Union (EU) and a recalcitrant Australia, as well as more political support domestically to address U.S. coal emissions....

 2021-11-29 18:00 

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Belarus president accuses Lithuanian authorities of dumping dead migrants at border...

Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko on Monday accused Lithuania of dumping the bodies of dead migrants on the border between the two countries amid the ongoing migrant occuring at the border of Belarus and European Union-member countrie...

 2021-11-29 18:00 

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Nissan investing nearly $18B on electric vehicle batteries...

Nissan announced on Monday that it will invest nearly $18 billion over the next five years in developing electric vehicle batteries,...

 2021-11-29 17:59 

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First female Swedish prime minister elected again after resignation...

Magdalena Andersson has been elected for a second time as Sweden's first female prime minister, just days after she resigned from the position,...

 2021-11-29 17:44 

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Biden says 'lockdowns' not needed to curb coronavirus variant...

President Biden said Monday that his administration was not recommending further restrictions on businesses or in-person gatherings to combat the coronavirus pandemic amid concerns about the new omicron variant....

 2021-11-29 17:40 

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Female passenger attacks two flight attendants on Spirit flight, authorities say...

A female passenger who attacked two flight attendants on a Spirit Airlines flight had to be retrained with zip-ties by a fellow passenger and was later arrested at the Nashville airport, according to the...

 2021-11-29 17:35 

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The Hill's 12:30 Report: Biden's message on the 'omicron' variant...

To view past editions of The Hill's 12:30 Report, click here: https://thehill.com/30ARS1U...

 2021-11-29 17:34 

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Jury selected in Ghislaine Maxwell trial...

A jury has been selected for the trial of Ghislaine Maxwell, the British socialite accused of assisting convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein recruit and sexually abuse underage girls....

 2021-11-29 17:30 

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Build Back Better delivers results for home care workers...

One year ago, home care workers, and especially the women of color who hold the majority of home care jobs in our country, came out in force, exercised their right to vote, and helped deliver control of the White House and Congress to D...

 2021-11-29 17:28 

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American dancer and spy who was world's first Black superstar gets ultimate honor in Paris...

Josephine Baker will be the first Black woman to be inducted into France's Pantheon....

 2021-11-29 17:26 

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Biden: Omicron coronavirus variant 'cause for concern, not a cause for panic'...

President Biden on Monday described the omicron variant of COVID-19 as a "cause for concern" but not a cause for panic, saying Americans getting vaccinated and getting their booster shots is the best defense against the virus....

 2021-11-29 17:26 

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Iran: 'No way' to return to nuclear deal without lifting of sanctions...

Iran's foreign minister said there is "no way" to return to the 2015 nuclear deal unless the United States lifts the Trump-era sanctions imposed after the former president pulled his country from the pact in 2018....

 2021-11-29 17:23 

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Russian military says it test-fired hypersonic missile...

Russia's military on Monday announced it had successfully test-fired a hypersonic missile it is developing....

 2021-11-29 17:10 

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Treasury redirecting rental assistance funds to address backlogs...

The Treasury Department is reportedly planning to shift federal rental aid from some jurisdictions that have not distributed much of the already allocated funding to areas staring down a backlog of requests....

 2021-11-29 17:07 

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China's Xi offering another 1 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses to African nations...

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday pledged an additional 1 billion doses of COVID-19 vaccines to African countries as well as an investment of at least $10 billion into the continent over the next three years....

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